Period
to 17 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Financial Analyst was £330 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Finance Analyst
South West > Bristol
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 99 75
Rank change year-on-year -3 -24 +28
Contract jobs requiring a Financial Analyst 18 15 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.91% 0.86% 1.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 0.90% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 29
Bristol median daily rate £330 £300 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -17.24% -9.38%
10th Percentile £241 £255 £265
90th Percentile £420 £450 £552
South West median daily rate £375 £400 £325
% change year-on-year -6.25% +23.08% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Bristol
Contract vacancies in Bristol with a recognized job title 1873 1660 1658
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.88% 95.07% 95.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1275 1175 1218
Bristol median daily rate £375 £375 £375
10th Percentile £213 £231 £236
90th Percentile £523 £538 £536
South West median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +3.33% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 82 85
Bristol median hourly rate £17.50 £24.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.57% +53.13% -3.03%
10th Percentile £11.75 £12.00 £11.17
90th Percentile £51.95 £47.40 £41.50
South West median hourly rate £32.00 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +28.00% -9.09% +37.50%

Financial Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings that featured Financial Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Financial Analyst in Bristol

Financial Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Financial Analyst in Bristol.

Contractor daily rate trend for Financial Analyst in Bristol

Financial Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Financial Analyst in Bristol over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Financial Analyst in Bristol

Financial Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Financial Analyst in Bristol.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Financial Analyst in Bristol

Financial Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, Financial Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bristol region featuring Financial Analyst in the job title.

1 18 (100.00%) Finance
2 9 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (33.33%) Marketing
4 5 (27.78%) SAP CO
4 5 (27.78%) Business Analysis
4 5 (27.78%) Manufacturing
4 5 (27.78%) SAP FI/CO
4 5 (27.78%) Programme Management
4 5 (27.78%) Electronics
4 5 (27.78%) Telecoms
4 5 (27.78%) SAP FI
4 5 (27.78%) SAP
4 5 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (27.78%) Digital Marketing
5 4 (22.22%) SQL
5 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (16.67%) SAP SRM
6 3 (16.67%) SAP FI-AP
6 3 (16.67%) Test Scripting
6 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (11.11%) Data Migration
7 2 (11.11%) Credit Risk
7 2 (11.11%) OCR
7 2 (11.11%) Record to Report
7 2 (11.11%) Migration
7 2 (11.11%) Banking
7 2 (11.11%) Billing
7 2 (11.11%) Software Testing
7 2 (11.11%) SLA
7 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel

Financial Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (27.78%) SAP CO
1 5 (27.78%) SAP FI
1 5 (27.78%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (16.67%) SAP FI-AP
2 3 (16.67%) SAP SRM
3 1 (5.56%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
1 1 (5.56%) IntelliJ
1 1 (5.56%) Maven
1 1 (5.56%) Selenium
1 1 (5.56%) SoapUI
1 1 (5.56%) TeamCity
1 1 (5.56%) WebDriver
General
1 18 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (33.33%) Marketing
3 5 (27.78%) Electronics
3 5 (27.78%) Manufacturing
3 5 (27.78%) Telecoms
4 2 (11.11%) Banking
4 2 (11.11%) Billing
5 1 (5.56%) Law
5 1 (5.56%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Ajax
1 1 (5.56%) JSON
1 1 (5.56%) REST
1 1 (5.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (27.78%) Business Analysis
2 5 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (27.78%) Digital Marketing
2 5 (27.78%) Programme Management
3 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (16.67%) Test Scripting
5 2 (11.11%) Data Migration
5 2 (11.11%) Migration
5 2 (11.11%) OCR
5 2 (11.11%) Record to Report
5 2 (11.11%) Software Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Customer-Centricity
6 1 (5.56%) Data Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) Pair Programming
6 1 (5.56%) Practice Management
6 1 (5.56%) Programme Governance
6 1 (5.56%) Quality Management
6 1 (5.56%) Six Sigma
6 1 (5.56%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) C#
2 1 (5.56%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.56%) Python
2 1 (5.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) ACCA
1 1 (5.56%) CIMA
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
1 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
1 1 (5.56%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
2 1 (5.56%) FINREP
2 1 (5.56%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) SAP
2 1 (5.56%) HP
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Pegasus